Dr Farkhanda Naseem, Dr Feroz Tariq, Dr Nazrah Shabbir
Diabetes mellitus is one of those diseases whose ratio is increasing at a very rapid rate worldwide. It is one of the leading causes of death in patients having end stage renal diseases. Diabetes mellitus comes up with various complications which are difficult to handle. These complications are associated with effects of Diabetes on the glomerular microvasculature of the kidneys. Patients who have a history of several years of renal disease and diabetes, they are more likely to develop Diabetic Nephropathy. Since medical science has progressed, many new diagnosis and treatment options are available, but unfortunately there isn’t any permanent cure. The purpose of this paper is to throw light on various therapeutic strategies that are currently used by doctors to increase the understanding of DN and to help patients fight against it. The study was carried out randomly in different hospitals of Lahore and general data was collected to study in detail the occurrence, diagnosis and treatment which is carried out for diabetic nephropathy.